BOZP0622c Magnifying Visual Devices II - practice

Faculty of Medicine
Spring 2017
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
doc. Mgr. Pavel Beneš, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
MUDr. Jan Richter
Department of Optometry and Orthoptics - Departments of Non-medical Branches - Faculty of Medicine
Contact Person: Anna Petruželková
Supplier department: Department of Optometry and Orthoptics - Departments of Non-medical Branches - Faculty of Medicine
Prerequisites (in Czech)
BOZP0521c Magnifying Visual Devices I-p
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
At the end of the course students should be able to: understand and explain the utilisation of the several types of magnifying tools in patients with permanent functional visual impairment;
  • Introduction Evaluation of visually handicaped Causes of permanent visual disability Evaluation of visual acuity Selection and option of magnifying tools Tools for visually handicapped Adverse effect of magnifying tools Types of magnifying tools Magnifying lenses Bifocal magnifying glasses Overcorrection glasses Telescopic spectacles Prismatic telescopic spectacles Turmon - monocular magnifying tools Prismatic magnifying lenses and spectacles for persons with normal visual acuity TV zoom
  • Kraus, H. a kol.: Kompendium očního lékařství. Grada
  • Rutrle, M.: Přístrojová technika - učební text pro oční optiky
  • HRACHOVINA, Václav and Hana DOŠKOVÁ. Zvětšovací pomůcky : učební texty pro studující optometrie (Magnifying devices). 1. vydání. Brno: Masarykova univerzita v Brně, 1998. 21 pp. ISBN 80-210-1854-2. info
Teaching methods
practical excercises
Assessment methods
practice, colloquium
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2001, Spring 2002, Spring 2003, Spring 2004, Spring 2005, Spring 2006, Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2018, spring 2019, spring 2020, spring 2021.
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